For population 25 years and over in Lyons:
For population 15 years and over in Lyons town:
30 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $700 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bloomington, IN (32.0 miles , pop. 69,291).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (74.7 miles , pop. 781,870).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (199.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Switz City, IN (1.9 miles ), Linton, IN (2.4 miles ), Newberry, IN (2.4 miles ), Elnora, IN (2.8 miles ), Bloomfield, IN (2.8 miles ), Sandborn, IN (2.9 miles ), Worthington, IN (3.2 miles ), Scotland, IN (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 38.99 N, Longitude: 87.08 W
Area code: 812
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-0.9%).
Work and jobs in Lyons: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lyons, Indiana
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lyons-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/7/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.6 miles away from the Lyons town center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/29/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lyons-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Indiana state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from Lyons center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 61.1 miles away from Lyons center
On 1/24/1990 at 18:20:24, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.8 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Greene County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Wese Callahan - Baseball player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.2%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.1% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
52 people in nursing homes in 2000
Lyons compared to Indiana state average:
Banks with branches in Lyons (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Lyons town (based on Greene County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
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6.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,697 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,302 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Lyons fatal accident list:
Sep 27, 2010 08:10 PM, Cr-200, Lat: 38.99447222, Lon: -87.09643333, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 19, 2007 01:31 AM, Sr-67, Lat: 38.907597, Lon: -87.173397, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 6, 1990 00:52 AM, 67, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 30, 1975 11:49 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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